News

  • 24 November 2009

    Indian Navy Seeks New-Generation Aircraft

    The Indian Navy is looking to purchase a newer generation of aircraft to operate from the two indigenous aircraft carriers the navy expects to commission over the next ten years....

  • 24 November 2009

    AgustaWestland Overhauls Egyptian Naval Helicopters

    The Egyptian Navy's mk2 variant H-3 helicopters are being refurbished at AgustaWestland's North America facility under a contract awarded by the US Navy. Under the $17.35m contract, the company will...

  • 24 November 2009

    DCNS Wins €1bn French Sub Maintenance Contract

    The French Navy has awarded a €1bn contract to DCNS to maintain the navy's fleet of nuclear-powered attack submarines and nuclear ballistic missile submarines. The company has signed a five-year...

  • 23 November 2009

    BAE Wins US Navy Information and Operating Contract

    The US Navy has awarded a contract worth up to $233m to BAE Systems to provide information and operating systems integration and associated services at land-based facilities and on various...

  • 23 November 2009

    LCS-2 Completes Acceptance Trials

    The US Navy's second littoral combat ship (LCS-2), USS Independence, has completed its acceptance trials and will soon enter naval service. The ship, being built at Austal USA in Mobile,...

  • 23 November 2009

    Japan to Build New Helicopter Destroyer

    The Japanese Maritime Self-Defence Force (MSDF) has said it will build a helicopter destroyer that is able to defend China's naval build-up and enhance responses for contingencies. The 248m-long helicopter...

  • 23 November 2009

    Russian Submarine Malfunctions During Sea Trials

    The Russian Navy's Kilo Class diesel-electric submarine Alrosa has suffered an engine malfunction during sea trials and has been towed to the port of Novorossiisk. During a training exercise in...

  • 22 November 2009

    US Navy Deploys Unmanned Aircraft Control System

    The US Navy has deployed the Raytheon-developed tactical control system (TCS) on its guided-missile frigate USS McInerney. The TCS system develops a cost-effective and performance-efficient common ground control system for...

  • 22 November 2009

    Royal Navy Searches Falklands

    The UK Royal Navy's Type 42 destroyer HMS Gloucester has sailed the South Atlantic Islands to help scientists assess environmental changes and locate unexploded ordnance left over from the Falklands...

  • 22 November 2009

    US to Operate Tel Friend-or-Foe Suite

    The US Navy has awarded a contract to Tel-Instrument Electronics corporation to deliver its avionics test identification friend-or-foe (IFF) technologies. Under the $2.35m contract, the company will supply 79 of...

Close
Close
Close

Go Top